Earlier this week, nominations for the BET Awards 2017 were announced and while there was some controversy on the side of the American awards, the nominations for Best African Act look to be representative of the opinions of most.
Tekno, Davido and Wizkid all coming off record deals with Colombia Records and RCA Records while Nasty C scores the nomination in light of his impressive 2016 EP, Bad Hair. Babes Wodumo makes the list with her successful pop single, Wololo in the background and Stonebwoy in the context of his continuing domination of Ghana’s dancehall scene. Mr Eazi as the biggest act to have broken out across the continent in the past year, and lastly AKA can thank singles like Caiphus and 10 Fingers for his appearance.
See how some of the said artists reacted to the nominations.
Thanks For All The Love!! ❤️ This Is For Ghana And Not Just BhimNation…South Africa is getting about 3 nominations,Nigeria is getting about 3 nomination,what is happening to Ghana?.Lets support our own and stop the Division.Stop the "Destroy To Win" Tactics.Stop Pitching Heads against each other and lets all represent for Mother Ghana. BhimNation This Is For You HighGrade Family This Is For You Sarkcess Music This is For You R2beez Nation This is For You Shatta Movement This Is For You Eliens This Is For You Every Ghanaian This Is For You. #BhimNationGlobal🌍🌍🌍🇬🇭🇬🇭🇬🇭